House call turns into horse call for police in Minnesota

/ 02:54 PM February 10, 2019

INVER GROVE HEIGHTS, Minn. — Authorities say a suburban Minneapolis resident reported a strange intruder in her basement. It was a horse.


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Inver Grove Heights police arrived at the woman’s home late Friday night to find a pale-colored horse walking through various rooms as officers watched through windows from the outside.



Never a dull moment in IGH! Officers were dispatched for a “horse in a basement”. Horse in a basement?? Yeah, right! Much to their surprise, there actually WAS a horse in the basement 😲No horses or officers were hurt in this incident and the horse was safely returned to the corral!

Inver Grove Heights Police Department 发布于 2019年2月9日周六

Police Sgt. Adam Wiederhoeft says the investigation is ongoing and it isn’t clear how the horse got into the house, but that the animal’s owner came by to remove it.

A message on the police department’s Facebook page read: “No horses or officers were hurt in this incident and the horse was safely returned to the corral!” NVG


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